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Parody video pokes fun at the perils of Pokemon Go

This fan-made Pokemon Go commercial mirrors real-life dangers faced by players who end up falling off cliffs and walking into traffic while trying to capture digital creatures.<p>Ever play Pokemon Go and almost walk in front of a bus just to grab the elusive Nidoqueen? Or perhaps you were on a quest …

Comics

15 Comic Book Series Cancelled Way Too Soon

One of the more prominent trends of the past decade or so in comic books is the increased amount of relaunches. Major titles will get canceled and …

Comics
PlayStation VR

Is This The Biggest Skyrim Mod Ever?

If you’ve finished all that <i>The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim</i> has to offer, you’re probably aching for any reason you can find to return to the world …

Gaming Industry

Pokemon: Artist spray paints epic 151 character mural

A Long Island artist came up with a creative way to catch ’em all when it comes to Pokémon — by creating an impressive mural on the side of his …

Election movies and Star Trek jewelry: Here’s what’s on sale on Amazon today

<i>In an effort to both serve our readers and help support</i> TheA.V. Club<i>, we are going to post daily links to deals and interesting items that we find</i> …

Russo Brothers Reveal Why Two Avengers Were Left Out Of Captain America: Civil War Battle Scene

Before the Avengers split apart from the inside out in <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>, the group can be seen running like a well-oiled machine towards the …

One man created an incredible update to the original Nintendo Game Boy

The original Nintendo Game Boy was the size of a hotel bible, required four AA batteries, and only played games in black and white.<p>Beautiful, isn't it?<p>But one ambitious gentleman thought he could make it even more beautiful. Behold: The updated Nintendo Game Boy, with the ability to play games from …

Retrogaming

Video: Earthlock: Festival Of Magic Still Coming To Wii U, Looks Prettier Than Ever

Scratch that JRPG itch

Retrogaming

Simple Cartoon With An Important Message We All Need To Listen To

This short, animated film aims to show us that we should learn to be grateful for what we have. It’s a message we need to remind ourselves of every …

15 Marvel And DC Comics Characters Who Share A Name

For some comic fans, the battle lines are still firmly drawn between Marvel and DC Comics. While many of us are willing to embrace any comic book …

Four New Pokemon Unveiled For Pokemon Sun And Moon

The Pokemon Company and Nintendo have today released a whole new trailer for Pokemon Sun and Moon. The video debuts four new Pokemon from this …

Apple is losing its lead in smartphones

He was wrong.<p>It's been over nine years and no one has made a better phone than the iPhone. But after all these years, the iPhone's lead has never been smaller. In fact, it's razor thin.<p>This week I reviewed the Galaxy Note 7, the new phone from Samsung that beats the iPhone in a lot of key ways.<p>It …

Mobile Technology

Google launches video calling app Duo for Android and iOS

Google today launched Google Duo, a one-to-one video calling app for Android and iOS. You can download Duo from Google Play and Apple’s App Store, though you may have to wait a bit as this is a gradual rollout — “it will be live worldwide in the next few days.”<p>Duo is mobile-only, was built to be …

Apps

What Went Wrong With ‘Fantastic Four’?

<i>In Cinemautopsy, we look back at a recent, high-profile failure and ask a simple question: What the hell happened? In this installment... the comic</i> …

Fire

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Guide: Where To Preorder The Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition In The USA

Prepare to relive your mis-spent youth with The Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition, which comes pre-loaded with 30 of the most …

Pokemon Go: These are the hardest Pokemon to catch

Catching Pokemon in one of the hottest mobile games of all time is not always easy, regardless of bugs and other annoyances that might cause you even …

Pokémon

9 Comic Book Creators Who Were Seriously Screwed Over

Unfortunately, superhero comics tend to be where creator rights go to die. It may be understandable that the company that employs the artists get a …

A Brief History Of Star Trek PC Games

We take a brief look at the "Star Trek" game franchise, from the 1970s to the present day.

Star Trek

Final Fantasy 15 Reportedly Being Delayed

According to circulating rumors, the release of publisher and developer Square Enix’s forthcoming role-playing game <i>Final Fantasy 15</i> could be …

The Many Ways Donald Trump Is a Real-Life Lex Luthor

Be afraid. Be very afraid.<p><i>UPDATE 8/15/16: This article has been updated with comment from</i> Man of Steel <i>writer John Byrne.</i><p>The self-destructing vortex …

Comic Books

North Korea won't let Olympic athletes accept Galaxy S7 phones

The dictatorship refused to allow its 31 athletes to receive the Android freebie that every other Olympic competitor got, according to a report.<p>Samsung hoped that no Olympic athlete would leave Rio empty handed.<p>The South Korean electronics giant provided each of the 11,000 athletes competing in the …

Gudetama the lazy egg is the Hello Kitty of Japan’s millennial generation

Have you met Gudetama? He’s a grumpy egg, cracked too early on the wrong side of the shell. Starring in short animations muttering and grumbling, complaining and sighing, he’s one of the newest characters to come out of Sanrio, the Japanese mega company that created Hello Kitty, and the latest in a …

Japan

Arthur's Creators Demand You Stop Making These Filthy Memes

It's a simple message and it comes from the heart.<p>Remember running home from school to watch <i>Arthur</i> while chomping on string cheese?<p>After all, it taught us so much: You got to listen to your heart. Listen to the beat. Listen to the rhythm, the rhythm of the street.<p>And that DW was the original …

Christine Teigen

Batman: The Telltale Series - Episode 1: Realm of Shadows Review - Technical Issues Won't Kill This Bat

Batman: The Telltale Series – Episode 1: Realm of Shadows Review – Technical Issues Won’t Kill This Bat<p>Batman: The Telltale Series – Episode 1: Realm …